This Handbook was published by the BC Ministry of Agriculture.

The Soil Management Handbook provides information on the types of crops suited to the soils and climate of the Okanagan and Similkameen Valleys of British Columbia.


Soil and Water Management information is provided for each crop type with details for irrigation, water conservation and drainage, on both uplands and lowlands.

A description of the content of this Handbook, and ordering details are available on the Ministry website. The Handbook may also be downloaded directly to your printer.

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